THERE'S always a market on somewhere in central Victoria, full of the fresh produce and great gifts you're looking for.
Whether you prefer smaller local markets or the biggest Victorian markets, you are bound to find what you are looking for at these events.
The Bendigo District RSL is hosting its annual December twilight market.
There will be a variety of local craft stalls, food stalls and more.
There will also be lots of free activities, including face painting, balloon twisting, giant bubbles, playzone and jumping castles.
There will also be live music from Jay Critcher.
Support Bendigo businesses and buy your Christmas presents at this fun market.
Where: Bendigo District RSL, Havilah Road, Long Gully.
When: Friday, December 6, 5pm to 8.30pm.
The Castlemaine Artists Market showcases the unique regional art and design from the richly artistic community.
Now in its 13th year, the market continues to showcase local artwork and crafts.
There will be more than 45 stalls of designers and makers keen to display and sell their work at the quirky and unique market.
Where: Western Reserve, Forest Street, Castlemaine.
When: First Sunday of every month (except January), December 1, 9am to 2pm.
The St John of God Hospital Auxiliary is hosting a Christmas trading table.
The trading table will include delicious cakes, biscuits, preserves and various handicraft on sale.
Where: Atrium area of St John of God Hospital, Lily Street, Bendigo.
When: Thursday, December 5, 10am to 3pm.
Hosted in the Alma and Nolan Street precinct, the Maryborough Lions Market is the perfect place to enjoy a community atmosphere.
This market will include a large range of plants, produce, old tools, books, China, clothes and collectables, along with second-hand goods and hot food.
The Maryborough Lions Market is proudly hosted by the Maryborough Lions Club.
Funds raised by the Lions Club go towards community projects and causes.
Where: Corner Nolan and Alma Streets, Maryborough.
When: Sunday December 1, 8am to 1pm (market precinct closed to road traffic).
VILLAGE FARMERS MARKET
The Macedon Ranges Sustainability Group and the Macedon Primary School are holding a Macedon Village Farmers Market.
The market will showcase a high quality of produce to Macedon and surrounding communities.
There will be a community atmosphere, a focus on sustainability and much more at this event.
The Macedon Primary School are involving the school community and will use any funds raised to further their Landcare project.
Where: Macedon Primary School, 67 Smith Street, Macedon.
When: Saturday, November 30, 9am to 1pm.
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